Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - News

The following news releases are available in Adobe .pdf format*. The news releases are listed in reverse chronological order, with the most recent releases at the top.

2012 News Releases

The following news releases are available in Adobe .pdf format*. The news releases are listed in reverse chronological order, with the most recent releases at the top.

December 2012
December 24, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed in observance of the Christmas Holiday.
December 25, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed for Christmas.
November 2012
November 23, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Thursday, November 22 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
November 22, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Friday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
November 21, 2012 Curr Hired as Yankton Local Office Manager
November 12, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, November 12 in observance of Veterans Day.
November 1, 2012 Maine Hired as Spearfish Local Office Manager
November 1, 2012 Johnson Hired as Watertown Local Office Manager
October 2012
October 31, 2012 November proclaimed "Hire Veterans First" month
October 30, 2012 Gov. Daugaard: Follow Your Roots Back to South Dakota
October 19, 2012 Cash Prizes Offered in Annual State Securities Division Essay Contest
October 18, 2012

State Unemployment Rate is 4.4 Percent

October 8, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, October 8 in observance of Native Americans Day.
October 3, 2012 Unemployment Insurance Information Exchange Made Easier for Employers
September 2012
September 21, 2012 Gov. Daugaard supports National Employ Older Workers Week
September 21, 2012 State Insurance Division Protects Northern Plains Insurance Company Policy Holders
September 18, 2012 Consumers Should Beware of Unlicensed Money Lenders
September 3, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day.
August 2012
August 29, 2012 South Dakota Division of Banking Receives Certificate of Accreditation
August 3, 2012 Westbrock Appointed to Workforce Development Council
July 2012
July 4, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4 in observance of the Fourth of July.
June 2012
June 29, 2012 Protect Yourself - Be Informed About State Cosmetology
Laws

June 25, 2012 Unemployment Cheaters Convicted
June 20, 2012 GED® Testing Available by Computer in Sioux Falls
June 14, 2012 Re-employment Intensive Services Puts People Back to Work
May 2012
May 11, 2012 New Benefits for Unemployed Veterans
May 28, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.
April 2012
April 26, 2012 Unemployment Claimants To Undergo Intensive Re-Employment Services
April 26, 2012 Job Fair Matches STI Students with Healthcare Employers
April 25, 2012 Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council to Meet
April 24, 2012 Videos Help Improve Claimant Compliance
April 19, 2012 Attorney General's Office and South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Warn Businesses of Labor Law Poster Scams
April 19, 2012

Unemployment Rate Remains Stable

April 17, 2012 Riggs Seniors Earn National Career Readiness Certificates
April 11, 2012 Gov. Daugaard Honors NCRC Recipients
April 10, 2012

Winners Announced in State Securities Division Essay
Contest

See photos of and learn more about our winners!

April 4, 2012 Insurance Division Warns Consumers about Non-Traditional
Health Insurance Policies
March 2012
March 1, 2012 Unemployment Rate Declines
February 2012
February 20, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, February 20 in observance of Presidents' Day.
February 16, 2012 Labor and Regulation Department Sponsoring Annual
Access - Brookings Job Fair
February 3, 2012 Training Funds Available to Help Unemployed Workers
January 2012
January 31, 2012 Advanced Systems, Inc. to Begin Job Profiling Program
January 18, 2012 Unemployment Rate Declines
January 16, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, January 16 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
January 12, 2012 Giovannini Appointed to Workforce Development Council
January 9, 2012 New Requirement for New Hire Reporting
January 2, 2012 All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, January 2 in observance of New Year's Day.

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Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184